Los Angeles Cerebral Palsy Lawyer
Birth Injury Attorneys West Covina California
Cerebral Palsy is a type of birth injury caused during childbirth. It is a variety of disorders that can ultimately impact a child's gait (walk), muscle tone, motor skills, coordination and cognitive development. A child diagnosed with Cerebral Palsy will never recover nor will they lead a typical child's life. Cerebral Palsy treatment is a life long ordeal that can cause you, your child and your entire family great emotional, psychological and financial strain. If your child has been diagnosed with Cerebral Palsy as a result of the birthing process in Los Angeles County you should immediately contact a Los Angeles Birth Injury Lawyer.
Contact The Law Office of Michael D. Payne to discuss your case. You, and your child, may qualify for damages according to California Personal Injury Law. Call Baldwin Park Birth Injury Attorney Michael D. Payne at 626-593-1109. You can also click here to email Baldwin Park Injury Lawyer Michael D. Payne. Mr. Payne has offices in West Covina and Beverly Hills to serve you.
Cerebral Palsy Causes
Cerebral Palsy is divided into 2 categories: congenital and acquired. Cerebral Palsy that is caused during the birthing process falls into the congenital category. It can be caused by trauma to the baby's head during birth, improper use of forceps during delivery and a prolonged shortage of oxygen to the baby's brain while being delivered.
Types Of Cerebral Palsy
There are 3 primary types of Cerebral Palsy, each with its own set of symptoms. Although it is important to know that each case is unique and your child may demonstrate symptoms for one or more Cerebral Palsy types. The types are:
- Ataxic Cerebral Palsy - this type is distinguished by the child having problems regarding balance and depth perception
- Athetoid Cerebral Palsy - with this type the child may suffer from involuntary muscle movements that they cannot control
- Spastic Cerebral Palsy - this form exhibits extreme muscle rigidity, stiffness and muscle spasms
How An El Monte Medical Malpractice Lawyer Can Help You
Many cases of Cerebral Palsy are a direct result of substandard medical care. A birth injury will change your life and your child's life forever financially , emotionally and psychologically. Your child may never be able to enjoy the same quality of life as other children. You may face insurmountable medical expenses and mental anguish. All of this may entitle you to benefits and compensation. Working with a skilled and experienced La Puente Medical Malpractice Attorney will ensure that you get all benefits and sources compensation you and your family are entitled to.
Contact An El Monte Birth Injury Law Office
Call Covina California Medical Negligence Lawyer Michael D. Payne. by dialing 626-593-1109. Or, you can email Beverly Hills Birth Injury Lawyer Michael D. Payne here. Mr. Payne is an extremely skilled California Trial Lawyer who will do his best to make all liable parties responsible for your injuries and get you the compensation you deserve.